Derby Field

After 145 Kentucky Derbys, Louisville Knows Sports

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Bluegrass World Series

8/6 - 8/10
Varies by day

The Bluegrass World Series has partnered with the Louisville Bats to bring a group of the best retired MLB players together, from Chipper Jones to Johnny Bench, in a tournament that celebrates the game of baseball. Click HERE for more information.

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Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

8/19
5:30 - 9 p.m.

The KSHOF was founded in 1963 to recognize athletes and sports figures who are Kentucky natives as well as individuals who participated in their respective sport or who made a significant impact on their sport in Kentucky. On Aug. 19, we will honor the Class of 2019.

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USA BMX Derby City Nationals

8/30 - 9/1
9:00 am

The USA BMX Derby City Nationals has been held in Louisville since the 1980s. Competitors in this year’s event will include Olympic athletes, professional BMX racers from all over the world and the U.S.’s fastest amateur riders.